Arnarlax is a leading salmon producer in Iceland. We have just about 120 employees and the company has operations in the Westfjords, Þorlákshöfn and in Hafnarfjordur. We are an integrated company, and operate all stages of the supply chain, with our own hatchery, seawater department, harvesting plant and sales department. Arnarlax produced 10.000 MT of salmon the year 2019 and is increasing the volume year by year.
Our vision is to produce sustainable Icelandic salmon from the Westfjords.
Arnarlax is launching a strategic initiative to brand our product, Icelandic Salmon, worldwide. We are currently working with different professions and during first half 2021 we will be ready. To realize and lead this endeavor we are now seeking a Chief Sales Officer.
The position is new within Arnarlax and will take the lead on successfully building the Icelandic Salmon brand worldwide. This means you are spending your time between the market and our main office and operations in Bildudalur.
Together with a sales team you will add strategic competency to Arnarlax and make the company able to capitalize on this in the years to come. Your role will be important to strengthen Arnarlax`s position as a fully integrated Icelandic sustainable salmon producer.
We are looking for a candidate with good interpersonal skills, strong strategic capabilities, and an excellent track record on delivering results. You need to have an in-depth understanding of the salmon market/ industry, as well as having knowledge of relevant partners in the field. The right candidate has higher education and excellent communication skills in English.
Workplace is desired to be in the beautiful surroundings in Bildudalur in the Westfjords in Iceland. Another location can be discussed but spending part of the working time in Bildudalur will be necessary.
Enquiries regarding the position can be addressed to Visindi by partner Jo Skjelstad + 47 414 31 954 or advisor research & analysis Dorthea Vatn at +47 926 64 200. Alternatively CEO Bjørn Hembre at +47 913 47 432. Visindi will respect candidate confidentiality towards Arnarlax if necessary.
Please visit www.visindi.no to upload application and resume as soon as possible.
|Arbeidssted||Bíldudalur, Vestfirðir, Ísland|
|Mobil||+ 47 414 31 954|
|Stillingstittel||Advisor research & analysis|
|Mobil||+47 926 64 200|